This is a fine car with minor defects: 1. You push the gas pedal down and inch or an inch and a half and about 2-3 seconds later it will downshift and then take off. The exact same problem I have been experiencing with my Malibu. The transmission appeared to be better but a far cry from being right for a new car with approx. The car shudders when mildly accelerating from a stop sign. At 50000 km I was having a problem starting the - it always started but shuddered and sputtered when it started. The directions also are displayed on the radio screen.
Press release after the jump. For 2011, the Chevrolet Malibu returns with few changes. The Malibu's base four-cylinder is flex-fuel capable and now teams with a six-speed automatic in all models. Took it to the dealership where I bought it and they of course said the car drove great and it's just the nature of the malibu's to have hard shifting???!!! Paddle shifters have been removed in favor of a toggle switch on the shift knob. While the fact that Foust is the host with the deepest resume of car racing credentials certainly helped, the automatic transmission isn't the anchor it once was. Bought the car brand new with only 8 miles on it.
Press release Since its introduction as an all-new model for the 2008 model year, the Chevrolet Malibu has continued to earn praise from consumers, automotive critics and industry experts. Inside and out, the Malibu's lines are modern and attractive, with great attention to detail. Ferrari has also eliminated manual options in models like the and. If you feel you have received this message in error, please view our customer care or access your here. The affected steering shafts may have a yoke that inadequately supports the u-joint bearing resulting in a premature failure.
The biggest change made the transmission. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. There's also an optional upgrade to a premium eight-speaker system. Taking between 1-2 min to light up. The standard OnStar system adds six months of the Directions and Connections Plan with turn-by-turn navigation instructions. Based on information received from our latest subscriber survey, our reliability history charts give you a rundown on how used vehicles are holding up in 17 potential trouble spots, ranging from the engine, transmission, and brakes to power equipment and the electrical system. Every time I have driven the automobile the transmission acts up.
I am supposed to drop it there tomorrow 7-11-12 and we all know how that is going to turn out. Owners may contact General Motors customer service at 1-800-222-1020 Chevrolet , 1-800-762-2737 Pontiac , 1-800-553-6000 Saturn. A glass sunroof is optional. They said return to the dealership that checked it out and have the check it again. Would you like to sell products for this vehicle on Amazon. We had to point out to them they should check for a loose wire because we it just cant be the bulb.
Replaced variable valve timing and camshaft solenoids. A power sunroof and V-6 package are both optional. Front passenger airbags, head-curtain side airbags covering front and rear outboard seats, and seat-mounted thorax-protecting air bags are standard for all models. A family of 17- and 18-inch wheels is offered with Malibu, all tailored with a tight wheel-to-body relationship. The electric door lock work intermittently. Other European exotic carmakers have already eliminated manual transmissions on some cars.
Cruze to address problems with the transmission. The recall began on November 16, 2015. Next it worked right for a couple of days then start all over again two days later. At first the car seemed great but the more I drove it the more I noticed the erratic shifting and hard shifting from 2nd to 3rd gear. A year later both front and rear brakes were replaced. Right after I got it back from the dealer I made a right hand turn and again the transmission shifted in neutral for quite some time and then slammed into gear. It, too, is mated with a Hydra-Matic 6T70 six-speed automatic transmission.
Am told it is the drain from the moonroof clogging up. The manufacturer distributed an Interim letter to customers on July 14, 2014. The car is beautiful inside and out, but I didn't buy it to look at, I bought it to drive. Front bumper set too low to ground; 2. Malibu was recently named a Best Buy by Consumers Digest for the second year in a row, and a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety for 2010.
Our discount used 2011 Chevrolet Malibu transmissions come directly from a dependable network of modern junk yards. This dealership could not find anything wrong with the transmission although their service writers indicated that erratic shifting was the nature of the transmission. In the affected vehicles, the flexible steel cables that connect the seat belts to the vehicle at the outside of the driver seat and the front passenger seat may be bent from being sat on while entering the vehicle. A 6-speed automatic is now standard on all trims. On the other end of the gearbox, it features a 580-hp supercharged 6. Exterior The Malibu features a prominent two-bar grille and squared-off rear.
The recall began on August 18, 2014. This dealer gave me a loaner car and took my car for close to a week. Along with buying ethenol free gas, I also had the dealer reset the computer. With the 4-cylinder engine, the Malibu achieves. I drove a new Chevy Cruze before I purchased my Malibu and the first turn out of the dealership's lot the Cruze went into neutral, stayed there for a long time, and then shifted very hard into gear. And the other day when pulling away from a stop sign at moderate acceleration the transmission shuddered.